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4 Kian McNair

2017-18: Started 27 of 32 contests, finishing as 6th-leading scorer (6.4 ppg) and 3rd-leading rebounder (2.7 rpg) for Seawolf team that went 27-5, tied for GNAC regular-season title and advanced to NCAA ‘Sweet 16’ ... ranked 2nd in GNAC and 23rd nationally with 2.7 steals per game, plus 17th in GNAC with 2.4 assists per game ... made Seawolf Hoops Classic all-tournament team with totals of 23 points (8-16 FG), 8 rebounds and 9 steals in wins over Western State and Holy Names ... helped UAA to GCI Great Alaska Shootout title with 7 steals and 6 assists in first-round win over Div. I Maryland Eastern Shore ... other top performances included 6 assists and 3 steals in road win over Notre Dame de Namur; 15 points (3-3 3FG, 6-6 FT) and 2 steals in home win over Western Oregon; 16 points (6-10 FG, 2-5 3FG) in 15 minutes of home win over NCAA playoff qualifier Seattle Pacific; 11 points and 5 steals in home win over Saint Martin’s; and 12 points (4-8 FG), 4 rebounds, 5 assists and 2 steals in 65-63 NCAA First Round win over Northwest Nazarene.

BEFORE UAA:
Played in 57 games in two seasons at Div. I program Portland State, collecting 426 points, 90 assists and 99 steals ... as true freshman in 2015-16, started 29 of 30 games, leading PSU with averages of 11.3 points per game (21st in Big Sky) and 2.5 steals per game (3rd in n the Big Sky) ... recorded 18 double-digit scoring games as rookie, including career-high 22 points against Montana ... saw action in 27 games as reserve in 2016-17, posting season-high 11 points in win over North Dakota.

HIGH SCHOOL: Helped Salesian High School to the Open Division NorCal championship and a State runner-up finish as a junior, contributing to a team that was ranked No. 1 in Northern California, No. 4 in the state and No. 17 in USA Today national poll ... was the Pride’s defensive MVP as senior in 2014-15.

PERSONAL: Physical education major.

Career Highs
Points:
16 vs Seattle Pacific, 2/15/18
Rebounds: 7 vs Montana State Billings, 2/1/18
Assists: 6, 3 times (last: at Notre Dame de Namur, 12/16/17)
Blocks: 1 vs Seattle Pacific, 3/2/18
Steals: 7 vs Maryland Eastern Shore, 11/21/17

UAA Career Stats
Season       GP-GS    MP-Avg  FG-Att  Pct 3FG-Att  Pct FT-FTA  Pct
2017-18 (Jr) 32-27  617-19.3  72-188 .383   10-53 .189  51-76 .671

Season        OR-DR-Reb/Avg  PF-D   A  TO  B   S  Pts/Avg
2017-18 (Jr)  47-39-86/ 2.7  83-0  76  49  1  86  205/6.4


Position: Guard
Height: 5'5"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Vallejo, Calif.
High School: Salesian HS
Other College: Portland State
Experience: 1 Letter
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